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UTMB 2018 Finisher Rates 😲

UTMB 2018 Finisher Rates 😲

T8 crunched the data and your chances of completing UTMB actually increased as your ITRA score decreased - all the way to 600-650 where 82% of runners made the finish line. This compares to an overall race finish rate of 69%.

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Fun with Numbers - UTMB 2018 and ITRA Scores

Fun with Numbers - UTMB 2018 and ITRA Scores

T8 had so much time on our hands when the #UTMB TV broadcasts finished that we decided to plot finishing times to see if your #ITRA score was a good predictor.

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You gotta be kidding... World's Toughest Ultras

You gotta be kidding... World's Toughest Ultras

T8 explores the world of super tough ultras (based on DNF rates) and find some surprising results.

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Coming soon... Your very own Sherpa!

Coming soon... Your very own Sherpa!

After five months and over 1,000km of testing, our Sherpa Shorts beta #5 are finally going into production. They are super comfy, feather-light, water repellent and, best of all, have an integrated bounce-free waistband that will hold all your gear (water, phone, cash, gels, rainjacket etc) for a 5-30K run.

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Yea UTMB is prestigious but there are other reasons to visit Chamonix Mount Blanc as a trail runner!

Yea UTMB is prestigious but there are other reasons to visit Chamonix Mount Blanc as a trail runner!

For any trail runners who are planning on a holiday, here are 5 reasons why you should visit Chamonix. The place is beyond gorgeous, definitely one of the trail running capitals of the world!

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